Image Number: 1293003

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Descriptor:
Infestation
Description:
Pale crown appearance with no new growth indicate this tree is under severe attack from Hemlock Woolly Adelgids.
Image type:
Field

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Image location:
Rabun County, Georgia, United States

Subject

Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Atelocerata
Class: Hexapoda (including Insecta)
Infraclass: Neoptera
Subclass: Pterygota
Order: Hemiptera
Suborder: Sternorrhyncha
Superfamily: Aphidoidea
Family: Adelgidae
Subfamily: Adelginae
Tribe: Adelgini
Genus: Adelges
Subject: Adelges tsugae Annand, 1924

Host

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Coniferophyta
Class: Pinopsida
Order: Pinales
Family: Pinaceae
Genus: Tsuga
Subject: Tsuga canadensis (L.) Carr.
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Image uploaded:
Thursday, September 9, 2004
Image last updated:
Monday, October 4, 2010